The Sugar Fix Finding: More Sweet Treats

For a Frosting Fanatic, there’s only one thing better than a cupcakery – a cupcakery that’s also a bakery! Some of you may recall, I found such a shop last week, Sugar Fix in Pasadena, California. Though I alluded to their diverse menu, I omitted a few details of my visit. It’s time for full disclosure. You… Continue reading The Sugar Fix Finding: More Sweet Treats

The Sugar Fix Finding: Cupcakes

With the change in bakery trends, some may argue that demand for cupcakes has declined. But thanks to cupcake lovers, the dessert has incredible staying power. Admittedly, some businesses have fallen. Still, chains like Sprinkles, Magnolia Bakery, and Gigi’s Cupcakes remain strong. Their secret – diversity. Each is more than just a cupcakery. Sugar Fix… Continue reading The Sugar Fix Finding: Cupcakes

A Series of Unlucky Cupcake Events

Try as we might, sometimes things just don’t work out.  It’s simply a fact of life. Logically, I know this to be true. Even so, it offers little solace, especially when the universe conspires against your cupcake quest. You see, I was supposed to investigate a cupcake shop in South Pasadena. I’d heard of the bakery through Living Social and… Continue reading A Series of Unlucky Cupcake Events